Published on March 30, 2020
Earlier today, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey issued Executive Order 2020-18: Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected: Physical Distancing to Mitigate COVID-19 Transmission. Governor Ducey has ordered these proactive actions as a follow-up to his declaration of a Public Health State of Emergency. The Town of Oro Valley is following the governor’s executive order to Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected.
“The COVID-19 pandemic is a situation none of us have been in. This calls for extraordinary measures that we’ve never experienced before. We want to help ensure our residents and communities stay safe,” said Mayor Joe Winfield. “We ask everyone to follow Governor Ducey’s executive order to stay at home, and to limit trips outside the home for only essential work, getting supplies and medications, and recreating close to home. If each of us are vigilant in doing our part, we will see positive results in the coming weeks.”
Under the executive order, all individuals in the State of Arizona shall limit their time away from their place of residence or property, except:
Under this policy, Essential Activities include:
Read Executive Order 2020-12 for a list of definitions of essential functions (begins on page 2, section 3). They include:
For questions about Governor Ducey’s Executive Order, please contact the Governor’s office.
For information as to how Executive Order 2020-18 affects Oro Valley residents, contact Ask OV at email@example.com